Athlete of the Week: Drake Powell

Drake Powell, senior, plays for the Northwood boys basketball team.


Northwood boys basketball’s Drake Powell earns athlete of the week honors for the week of Dec. 18.

In Northwood’s four games during the Capitol City Classic in Salem, Oregon, Powell, a senior, combined for 72 points, including back to back double-doubles against Tualatin (Oregon) and St. Joseph (California).

His best game of the tournament came against North Salem in the first round in which Powell recorded 25 points on a 73 percent shooting clip.